Proposed Rules

The following is a current list of proposed, interim final rules, or final rules related to the regulations AMS is responsible for enforcing. All notices, except for final rules, are open for public comment until the deadline stated within the notice.
 
Public feedback to notices open for comment is gathered via www.regulations.gov. Please include your full name and mailing address (street, city, state and zip code) with your comments. Your comments must also reference the Title and Document Number. All comments will be posted without change, including any personal information provided. All comments submitted in response to this notice will be included in the record and will be made available to the public via regulations.gov.  If your comments are not able to be transmitted via the document management system, please use the mailing address that is included in the notice.
 
For GIPSA Federal Register notices prior to 2018, please visit the Federal Register
 
Below is a list of rules currently going through the regulatory process.
Regulation Status Datesort ascending Title
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Notice 12/17/2018 Meetings: Fruit and Vegetable Industry Advisory Committee
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Proposed 12/17/2018 Marketing Order 956 and Referendum Order: Sweet Onions
US Grain Standards Act Notice 12/17/2018 Requests for Nominations: USDA Grain Inspection Advisory Committee
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Open for Comment 12/17/2018 Pears Grown in Oregon and Washington: Change in Committee Structure for Processed Pears
US Grain Standards Act Notice 12/17/2018 Designation for the Georgia Area Consisting of the Entire State of Georgia
US Grain Standards Act Open for Comment 12/13/2018 Request for Extension and Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Final 12/4/2018 Pears Grown in Oregon and Washington: Decreased Assessment Rate for Processed Pears
Organic Regulations Notice 11/26/2018 Meetings: National Organic Standards Board - April 2019, Seattle, WA
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Open for Comment 11/16/2018 Olives Grown in California: Procedures to Meet Via Electronic Communications
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Proposed 11/14/2018 Marketing Orders: Almonds Grown in California